The company's stock had a trading volume of 14,180,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,720,000.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) opened at $99.37 on Friday. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500.
TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Athena Capital Advisors LLC Purchases Shares of 5,212 Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)" was originally reported by TrueBlueTribune and is the property of of TrueBlueTribune. 7,000 were reported by Ionic Capital Ltd Liability. Texas Permanent School Fund holds 2,542 shares. Wal now has $292.43 billion valuation. Hudock Capital Group LLC now owns 1,847 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $139,000 after acquiring an additional 7 shares in the last quarter. About 5.10 million shares traded.
State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System decreased Hp Inc stake by 60,430 shares to 2.54M valued at $50.67 million in 2017Q3. The firm owned 19,547 shares of the retailer's stock after acquiring an additional 775 shares during the period. Vanguard Bd Index Fd Inc (BND) was raised too. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Wal-Mart Stores from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Tuesday, October 17th. Therefore 49% are positive.
Among 16 analysts covering Akorn Inc (NASDAQ:AKRX), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. The rating was maintained by UBS with "Neutral" on Friday, February 12. Barclays set a $100.00 price objective on shares of Wal-Mart Stores and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, November 13th. As per Tuesday, August 15, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The stock has "Buy" rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, May 31. Green Valley stated it has 3.22% in Walmart Inc. Wal-Mart Stores makes up 1.8% of Family Legacy Inc.'s holdings, making the stock its 26th biggest holding. The Wisconsin-based Johnson has invested 0.67% in Walmart Inc. The rating was maintained by M Partners on Friday, February 19 with "Neutral". (NYSE:NVR) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, May 29 by Zelman. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with "Neutral" on Wednesday, April 6. The stock was sold at an average price of $97.82, for a total transaction of $283,744,419.78. WALTON JIM C sold 2.12 million shares worth $166.15 million.
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A number of research analysts recently issued reports on WMT shares.
Analysts await Walmart Inc. Quantbot Techs LP holds 0% or 51 shares. WMT's profit will be $4.03B for 18.15 P/E if the $1.36 EPS becomes a reality. Blue Chip Prtn Inc holds 0.32% or 12,768 shares.
Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 18 selling transactions for $1.67 billion activity. Its the same as in 2017Q2.
A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. 881.34 million shares or 0.46% more from 877.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pinebridge Limited Partnership reported 0.5% in Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT). Suntrust Banks Inc invested in 0.19% or 440,618 shares. (NYSE:WMT) earned "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, October 11. 8 were accumulated by Lenox Wealth Advsr. (NYSE:WMT). Waters Parkerson And Lc holds 0.4% or 58,267 shares in its portfolio. Security Natl Trust has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) news were published by: Bloomberg.com which released: "Walmart Spruces Up Shopping App With Store Maps, List Features" on February 08, 2018, also Businesswire.com with their article: "Rachel Brand Joins Walmart as Executive Vice President, Global Governance and ..." published on February 10, 2018, Marketwatch.com published: "Walmart's Store No 8 innovation hub acquires VR platform, Spatialand" on February 06, 2018. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 4,883,390 shares of the retailer's stock worth $369,565,000 after buying an additional 1,689,364 shares in the last quarter. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. now owns 2,099 shares of the retailer's stock worth $151,000 after acquiring an additional 901 shares during the period. Ionic Mngmt Limited Co has invested 0.02% in Walmart Inc. After $0.27 actual earnings per share reported by Luxfer Holdings PLC for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -7.41% negative EPS growth. Susquehanna Bancshares reissued a "positive" rating and issued a $99.00 price target (up from $93.00) on shares of Wal-Mart Stores in a report on Monday, October 16th. (NYSE:WMT) or 9.47 million shares. (NYSE:WMB) earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Friday, December 18. The stock has "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Monday, August 21. Macquarie Research maintained Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) on Monday, June 6 to "Buy" rating. (NYSE:WMT) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, November 13 by Northcoast. The stock has "Buy" rating by Guggenheim on Friday, September 30. BMO Capital Markets maintained Walmart Inc. The company was maintained on Monday, November 13 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Leerink Swann on Wednesday, March 16.
Parametrica Management Ltd, which manages about $237.39 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in New Oriental Ed & Tech Grp I (NYSE:EDU) by 15,410 shares to 20,795 shares, valued at $1.84M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Its up 0.22, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. (NYSE:WMT) on Friday, September 22. Shares for $200,291 were sold by Canney Jacqueline P. Gearhart Jeffrey J had sold 9,216 shares worth $727,698. It has no change, as 62 investors sold WMT shares while 508 reduced holdings. only 113 funds opened positions while 468 raised stakes. Asset One Limited reported 23,617 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Wellington Management Gru Ltd Liability Partnership reported 188,305 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Advantus Capital Management Inc reported 147,582 shares or 0.3% of all its holdings. (NYSE:WMT). Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi owns 477,073 shares for 0.49% of their portfolio. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Limited holds 0.16% or 131,075 shares. (NYSE:NVR) for 210 shares. Wunderlich Managemnt reported 1.19% of its portfolio in Walmart Inc. Advisory Serv Network Ltd Llc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y). Walleye Trading Ltd Llc has invested 0% in Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y).
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